an assessment of Bob Dylan's chances for a Nobel--but also a full exploration, so to speak, of the current thinking on women and "spontaneous orgasm." Yes, it was once embraced, so to speak, then debunked--by Masters and Johnson, who get their own show on Showtime tomorrow night--and now gaining fresh respect. "At Rutgers, Dr. Komisaruk expanded his research to brain scans. In 2003,
the first images confirmed the earlier study. Pleasure centers lit up
more or less identically whether the women reached sexual highs by hand
stimulation or by erotic thoughts." And then there's Tantra....